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  • Flash Flood Warning for Southern Sacramento Valley County, California
  • Flash Flood Warning issued March 05 at 11:57PM PST until March 06 at 6:00AM PST by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, March 5, 2016 at 11:57 p.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, March 6, 2016 at 6 a.m.
  • THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SACRAMENTO HAS ISSUED A
    * FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR THE BUTTE FIRE BURN AREA IN...
    EXTREME SOUTH CENTRAL AMADOR COUNTY IN NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
    CENTRAL CALAVERAS COUNTY IN NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
    * UNTIL 600 AM PST SUNDAY
    * AT 1154 PM PST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A BAND OF VERY HEAVY RAIN
    MOVING INTO THE BUTTE FIRE BURN SCAR. FLASH FLOODING AND DEBRIS
    FLOWS ARE LIKELY TO BEGIN IN THE NEXT HOUR.
    * ANYONE LIVING OR TRAVELING ON ROADS IN THE BUTTE FIRE BURN AREA
    ALONG JESUS MARIA CREEK AND THE CALAVERAS RIVER ESPECIALLY FROM
    WHISKEY SLIDE TO HIGHWAY 26 SHOULD BE ALERT FOR PROBABLE ROAD
    PROBLEMS DUE TO FLOODING, ROCK AND DEBRIS FLOWS.
    * ADDITIONAL AREAS OF CONCERN INCLUDE RAILROAD FLAT ROAD, MOUNTAIN
    RANCH ROAD, AND THE CONNECTING SMALLER ROADS WITHIN THE BUTTE FIRE
    BURN AREA. LARGE PORTIONS OF THE AREA HAVE BEEN SEVERELY BURNED.
    THESE AREAS NO LONGER ABSORB ANY RAINFALL, WHICH CAN LEAD TO
    ENHANCED RUNOFF AND POSSIBLE DEBRIS FLOWS.

  • Flash Flood Warning for Southern Sacramento Valley County, California
  • Flash Flood Warning issued March 05 at 7:53PM PST until March 06 at 1:45AM PST by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, March 5, 2016 at 7:53 p.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, March 6, 2016 at 1:45 a.m.
  • THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SACRAMENTO HAS ISSUED A
    * FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR THE VALLEY...JERUSALEM...ROCKY FIRE BURN
    AREAS IN...
    SOUTHWESTERN COLUSA COUNTY IN CENTRAL CALIFORNIA...
    SOUTHEASTERN LAKE COUNTY IN CENTRAL CALIFORNIA...
    NORTHWESTERN YOLO COUNTY IN CENTRAL CALIFORNIA...
    * UNTIL 145 AM PST
    * AT 747 PM PST...DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED
    THAT HEAVY RAIN WAS FALLING OVER THE AREA. AROUND 1.00 INCHES OF
    RAIN HAS FALLEN DURING THE PAST 3 HOURS AND UP TO 2.00 INCHES
    DURING THE PAST 6 HOURS OVER THE BURN SCARS. A HEAVY BAND OF RAIN
    IS CURRENTLY MOVING OVER THE BURN SCARS AND IS EXPECTED TO PERSIST
    FOR THE NEXT FEW HOURS. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN
    SHORTLY.
    * PERSONS TRAVELING IN THE VALLEY FIRE BURN AREA ESPECIALLY AROUND
    HIGHWAY 175, BOTTLE ROCK ROAD, LOCH LOMOND ROAD, SEIGLER CANYON
    ROAD, BIG CANYON ROAD, BUTTS CANYON ROAD AND OTHER LOCAL ROADS
    WITHIN AND IN CLOSE PROXIMITY TO THE BURN AREA SHOULD BE ALERT FOR
    PROBABLE ROAD PROBLEMS DUE TO FLOODING, ROCK AND DEBRIS FLOWS.
    LARGE PORTIONS OF THESE ROUTES ARE LOCATED IN THE SEVERELY BURNED
    AREAS OF THE VALLEY FIRE. RIVERS AND CREEKS OF PARTICULAR CONCERN
    INCLUDES ANDERSON CREEK, BIG CANYON CREEK, DRY CREEK, HARBIN CREEK,
    PUTAH CREEK, BUTTS CREEK, COPSEY CREEK, SEIGLER CREEK AND KELSEY
    CREEK BASINS. SEVERELY BURNED AREAS HAVE LIMITED CAPACITY TO ABSORB
    LARGE AMOUNTS OF RAINFALL, LEADING TO INCREASED RUNOFF.
    * THE SEVERELY BURNED AREAS ARE OF PARTICULAR CONCERN. THIS INCLUDES
    THE ROCKY, DAVIS, CACHE, BEAR, SODA, HUNTING, ETICUERA, AND JERICHO
    CREEK BASINS. THESE BURNED AREAS ABSORB LESS RAINFALL, LEADING TO
    ENHANCED RUNOFF. THOSE TRAVELING ALONG HIGHWAY 16, HIGHWAY 20,
    MORGAN VALLEY, BERRYESSA-KNOXVILLE ROAD, JERUSALEM GRADE, BUTTS
    CANYON AND OTHER ROADS IN THE BURN AREA SHOULD BE ALERT FOR
    PROBABLE ROAD PROBLEMS DUE TO FLOODING, ROCK AND DEBRIS FLOWS.
    USERS OF THE CACHE CREEK NATURAL AREA AND THE KNOXVILLE RECREATION
    AREA SHOULD BE ALERT FOR FLOODING, ROCK AND DEBRIS FLOWS.

  • Flash Flood Warning for Southern Sacramento Valley County, California
  • Flash Flood Warning issued October 17 at 8:19AM PDT until October 17 at 11:00AM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, October 17, 2015 at 8:19 a.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, October 17, 2015 at 11 a.m.
  • ...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 AM PDT FOR
    EAST CENTRAL PLACER AND NORTH CENTRAL EL DORADO COUNTIES...
    AT 812 AM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THAT MOST OF THE HEAVY RAIN
    ACROSS THE WARNED AREA HAS DECREASED. HOWEVER...FLASH FLOODING...
    DEBRIS FLOWS...AND MUD SLIDES ARE STILL POSSIBLE OVER THE WARNED
    AREA...INCLUDING THE KING BURN SCAR AREA...FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL
    HOURS.

  • Flash Flood Warning for Southern Sacramento Valley County, California
  • Flash Flood Warning issued October 17 at 8:11AM PDT until October 17 at 10:30AM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, October 17, 2015 at 8:11 a.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, October 17, 2015 at 10:30 a.m.
  • ...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1030 AM PDT FOR
    NORTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN...SOUTH CENTRAL EL DORADO...SOUTHWESTERN
    AMADOR...NORTHWESTERN CALAVERAS AND NORTHERN STANISLAUS COUNTIES...
    AT 806 AM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN MOVING ACROSS
    THE WARNED AREA INCLUDING THE AREA AFFECTED BY THE BUTTE FIRE.
    FLASH FLOODING...DEBRIS FLOWS...AND MUD SLIDES NEAR STEEP TERRAIN
    ARE EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY. THE MUD SLIDE CAN CONSIST OF ROCK...
    MUD...VEGETATION AND OTHER LOOSE MATERIALS.
    SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
    JACKSON...PALOMA...SAN ANDREAS...DRYTOWN...SOMERSET...RAIL ROAD
    FLAT...CAMPO SECO...RANCHO CALAVERAS...FIDDLETOWN...GRIZZLY FLAT...
    MOUNTAIN RANCH...LILY GAP...VALLEY SPRINGS...PIONEER...CLINTON...
    VOLCANO...COOKS STATION...GLENCOE...WALLACE AND SUTTER CREEK.

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